Photo Independent Fairs
How to Apply
The leading photographic fair dedicated to independent fine art photographers, Photo Independent supports independent photographers by providing valuable exposure and international connections. Photo Independent is now partnering with Art Palm Beach, the LA Art Show and the MIA Photo Fair in Milan – among the most prestigious and well-attended art fairs in the world.
Don’t miss this outstanding opportunity to show your work in front of a vast pool of international art world decision-makers – as well as a large, sophisticated, diverse and engaged collector base.
Applications are now open for all Photo Independent editions presented in partnership with major international art fairs, as well as virtually.
Applications are reviewed by a selection committee.
Photo Independent Palm Beach
Art Palm Beach
Palm Beach Convention Center
January 24-28, 2024
Applications Now Open!
Early application deadline: June 30, 2023
(10 percent discount on registration)
Final deadline: November 30, 2023
Featuring more than 100 prestigious art galleries, Art Palm Beach offers exhibiting photographers exceptional exposure to a large and elite collector base in one of the world’s most culturally sophisticated and affluent cities.
Photo Independent Los Angeles
LA Art Show
LA Convention Center
February 14-18, 2024
One of the largest international contemporary art fairs in the United States, the LA Art Show attracts over 45,000 attendees. Spanning five days and housed in the vast 200,000 combined square foot West Hall of the LA Convention Center, the LA Art Show cultivates a powerful sense of community and a wonderful experience for visitors and exhibitors alike.
Photo Independent Milan, Italy
MIA Photo Fair
Allianz Mico Milan, Italy
April 10–14, 2024
Applications Now Open!
Early Application Deadline: August 31, 2023
Our most recent live fair, Photo Independent Milan, was presented in partnership with MIA Photo Fair, March 22–26, 2023. The five-day, live, in-person event at the Superstudio Maxi in Milan attracted over 15,000 attendees, including delegates from the American Consulate who purchased works from some of our exhibitors. The show was a great success, with many of our exhibiting photographers reporting sales. We look forward to a great 2024 edition.
Photo Independent Virtual
June 17—August 31, 2023
Photo Independent Virtual Fair is a newly imagined, curated interactive online platform dedicated to exhibiting the most exciting work by contemporary independent fine art photographers from around the globe.
An off-shoot of Photo Independent, the live in-person fair established in 2014, Photo Independent Virtual Fair presents an engaging state-of-the art showcase accessible to international collectors and lovers of photography at the touch of the keyboard. The Fair is produced in collaboration with a network of international partners who contribute to building extensive exposure for the selected exhibiting photographers.